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Where the six presidential candidates stand on six key issues

Where the six presidential candidates stand on six key issues

By Daily Illini Staff Report

March 14, 2016

Hillary ClintonEducationClinton has taken a more moderate position on higher education than her opponent Bernie Sanders, calling for “debt-free” college tuition rather than free college tuitionClimate ChangeClinton’s plan for energy and climate change is twofold. First, she wants to see the U.S. build half a billion s...

Jill Stein, Green Party presidential candidate, visits University

By Michael Semaca

March 3, 2016

By Michael SemacaContributing writerJill Stein, the Green Party’s leading candidate for the 2016 presidential election, spoke at the University on Wednesday night, promoting her party’s political values.JTStein, the only presidential candidate to visit the University this election cycle, has been ...

UI employees address climate change with CU community

UI employees address climate change with CU community

By Yi Zhang

October 11, 2015

In Champaign County, about forty percent of people aren’t worried about climate change, and 54 percent believe that global warming won’t harm them personally, according to a 2014 study by Yale University. http://environment.yale.edu/poe/v2014/Four University professors are partnering with the Fir...

Jaylin McClinton wins student trustee by 95 votes

By Abigale Svoboda and Charlotte Collins

March 6, 2015

Jaylin McClinton, a junior in LAS, was elected student trustee for the University in this year’s spring elections. McClinton received 51.5 percent of the votes in his race against Charlie Sterrett and will be serving as the Urbana campus student trustee for the 2015-2016 academic year.Although a fo...